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Dignity for children with special needs: World Moms Blog

I’m over at World Moms Blog today, writing about Heshima Children’s Centre and the amazing work they’re doing for children with special needs in Kenya. (And also about the gorgeous jewelry they make and sell at Dignity Designs!) Here’s a … Continue reading

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11 amazing Kenyan Instagram accounts

What are your favorite Instagram accounts? Here is a round-up of 11 incredible Kenyan Instagrammers I’ve fallen in love with! 

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Happy Easter!

Happy Easter weekend! What are you doing for the long weekend? Staying home? Visiting family? Or heading out on the road? We’re off to the Coast, for our annual family Easter at the beach!

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Gone camping…

I don’t really do New Year’s resolutions, but this year, we’ve decided we need to go camping more often – a LOT more often. So this weekend we headed out of town, just the four of us, for a weekend … Continue reading

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Check it out: our newest Little Film!

Those of you who’ve been reading the blog for a while know that my friend Natasha made the most adorable Little Film of Claire a couple of years ago. Her films are a wonderful way to remember a moment in time when the … Continue reading

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Camping in the Maasai Mara

How did you ring in the New Year? We packed up the car (seriously, packed full from floor to roof!) and headed to the Maasai Mara for a bit of bush camping with friends.

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Spotlight on Santa: we love scary Santa photos!

It’s that time of year, when we seek out Santa in shopping malls to take photos of our kids with the big man in red… You may remember when Claire was terrified of Santa a couple of years ago. In my … Continue reading

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Holiday photos: Thanksgiving in Watamu

We just got back last weekend from a really great trip to Watamu for Thanksgiving. We’ve never stayed at the north coast before – we’ve always been a Tiwi family! But wow, Watamu is amazing. We stayed in a really beautiful … Continue reading

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Fourteen Falls

This cold, rainy weather is reminding me of a chilly day we spent at Fourteen Falls a few years ago. Claire was about two years old – just a little older than Heidi is now. On a whim, we packed … Continue reading

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Tembea Kenya: enjoying all Nairobi has to offer

Last week we went to Nairobi National Park for Mashujaa Day. We love to go for a game drive and a picnic in the park on public holidays! We woke up early, packed some food and a few blankets, and … Continue reading

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